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American Pro Diving Center Manatee Snorkel Tour

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Address: 821 Southeast Highway 19, Crystal River, FL 34429
Phone Number: 1-352-563-0041
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Description: American Pro Diving Center offers guided Crystal River dive and snorkel...
American Pro Diving Center offers guided Crystal River dive and snorkel Manatee tours for over 18 years in florida. Our snorkel with manatee tours are guided by in water professional divemasters and is just one of the reasons we received many awards from state and local educational systems as well as the National Geographic Dive Center Award from PADI and National Geographic. Experience manatee tours with all the comforts that a five star facility has to offer in Crystal River, Florida.Our trips are successful because the dive masters educate on the manatee and the manners of being in their environment while on the manatee snorkel tours. The guides enter the water with you so that both you and the Manatees have a safe and enjoyable time even if you are new to snorkeling. This can be the experience of a lifetime on our Crystal River manatee snorkel.
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Wonderful staff and dive experience - Highly recommended

These guys are pros. The get you suited up and ready for the dive, all while making you feel at home. Our guide, Corey, found us a cow and calf manatee minutes from the dock... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
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Fort Laramie, Wyoming
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Newport, Rhode Island
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Overall a good trip but the dive leader was delayed leaving the center so we were a little rushed. Too many new divers made it an exercise in patience but otherwise a good trip. Staff was great, dive master knew his stuff.

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Fort Laramie, Wyoming
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

These guys are pros. The get you suited up and ready for the dive, all while making you feel at home. Our guide, Corey, found us a cow and calf manatee minutes from the dock which maximized our dive time. He was extremely professional and friendly and made sure everyone felt safe and had a good experience. My husband and... More 

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miami beach
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

I completed the PADI Manatee Diver course at American Pro Diving Center in May of 2015. I did my homework before leaving for Crystal River, calling a few dive shops in the area. I felt most comfortable with this one and I'm glad I chose it. The facility is beautiful, with its own indoor pool, large classroom, and retail area.... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

The Pro Dive Center was recommended to us by our hotel and we were certainly not disappointed. We went out with Sean and Marie (I think) and they were incredibly friendly, fun and informative. We'd brought some of our own snorkelling equipment and also hired some of theirs. It was all very well organised. We went out on the early... More 

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Tring, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

American Pro Divers - very friendly people. My husband and I took our 12 year old twin boys for their first river dive (having qualified as junior open water divers last summer) whilst we snorkelled. They enjoyed their experience diving with a husband and wife from Chicago who had dived in Rainbow River before. It took 30 minutes from the... More 

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Norfolk, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Just wanted to say thanks. My son and I were there April 3 and 4. Mike our boat captain took us on the Rainbow river dive and it was fantastic. Cory took us on the Rainbow river night dive, the Manatee tour and the kings springs cavern dive. Can't tell you how much we enjoyed these dives and how helpful... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

American Pro Divers were great. The captain was very knowledgable and friendly. However, the experience was misleading. We saw one manatee in very murky water. We also had to huddle around with about 20 people. Everything advertised led us to believe that we would see many manatees in clear water. That is only the case if you go in December... More 

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Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

I was so excited to be going on this tour. We went over from Kissimmee for the night. Unfortunately it was raining but this doesn't really matter because your going in the water anyway. The people that run the dive shop are very friendly. I would recommend this experience to anyone who likes to snorkel. I wanted to do the... More 

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lyle7692
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Now, when I say so-so, I'm referring to the whole hit or miss experience of chasing wild animals. American Pro was very good. Alas, we saw one gray mass in the muddiest water every. It was nothing like the pictures. So understand, this is a bit of a gamble.

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Colby, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

My daughter and I booked the Crystal River Manatee tour in March. Everyone at the shop was so friendly and helpful. Our Captain was Cory and he taught us a lot about how manatees live and made sure we saw one up close. He knew all of our names and made sure if someone seemed to be out of viewing... More 

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Address: Address: 821 Southeast Highway 19, Crystal River, FL 34429
Phone Number: 1-352-563-0041
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Crystal River

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